Douglas Webster

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Run Faster without Running More

Want to increase your pace without logging more time on the road? Supplement your runs with this strength training plan and speed to the finish line<p>Runners are often wary of lifting weights for building speed. But in a recent study in <i>The Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research</i>, runners who …

Make Your Own Sriracha-Style Hot Sauce with Just Five Ingredients

Late last year, Sriracha lovers went into a panic on hearing news of a possible rooster sauce shortage. Even though that didn't happen, it's good to …

Discover The Best Spice Blend For Vegetables

This spicy, savory mix elevates the taste of anything you shake it on<p>Here’s something you’ll never see in a professional chef’s kitchen: plastic shakers of store-bought spice mixes. You’ve likely seen commercials for these steak seasonings, rubs, or herb blends. Maybe you’ve even purchased a …

Lesson 1: Cook Like You Mean It

<i>Published in the September 2013 issue</i><p><i>The best way to cook is at someone's knee. You stand, you watch, you get out of the way when they need to get something off the stove. Stand there long enough and you start to pick up not only little tips, like how to chop a pepper, but also larger truths, like</i> …

Watch A Giant Hovercraft Land On A Crowded Russian Beach

Just out enjoying your day at the beach when, boom, giant military hovercraft. The worst.<p>This 5.5-ton Russian military hovercraft landed on the beach of the Baltic Sea port city Kaliningrad, between Poland and Lithuania, where people were out enjoying their day. A Russian Defense Ministry …

This Gadget Automatically Tunes Any Guitar In Seconds

The TronicalTune is your very own pocket roadie<p>Throughout their 23-year history, automatic guitar tuners have remained stubbornly complex systems that cost thousands of dollars and require tedious professional installation. Chris Adams, CEO of Tronical in Hamburg, Germany, has figured out a way …

Watch Lab-Grown Heart Tissue Beat On Its Own [Video]

Be still my heart.<p>A team of scientists from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine has created lab-grown human heart tissue that can beat on its own, according to a new study in <i>Nature Communications</i>.<p>In 2008, a University of Minnesota study showed that the original cells from a rat heart …

Smoked Gouda Mashed Potatoes

For an extra-decadent mashed potato dish, spread finished mashed potatoes out in a baking dish and top with a thin layer (about 2 Tbsp) of …

How to Grill a Whole Fish

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Rick Moonen -- chef, restauranteur, and author of Fish Without a Doubt -- shows us the best (and easiest!) way to grill whole fish.</i><p>Grilling whole fish …

Recipe: Apple Crisp

I know it's only early August and I'm supposed to be thinking about blueberry cobblers and strawberry pies, but for some reason this weekend an apple …

Richard Dawkins criticised for Twitter comment about Muslims

The outspoken atheist Richard Dawkins was involved in an online Twitter row on Thursday after tweeting: "All the world's Muslims have fewer Nobel Prizes than Trinity College, Cambridge. They did great things in the Middle Ages, though."<p>As users piled in to criticise him, the scientist continued: …

Turkish(ish) breakfast Recipe on Food52

• 1 large egg (or 2)<br>• 1/4 cup diced cucumber<br>• 1/4 cup finely chopped tomato<br>• 1 teaspoon lemon juice<br>• 2 teaspoons olive oil<br>• salt and pepper<br>• 1 teaspoon chopped flat leaf parsley (optional)<br>• 1 good-sized scoop (a couple Tbs.) thick (Greek-style) yogurt or labneh<br>• fluffy flatbread or bread, for serving<p>Bring a small …

A Turkish(ish) Breakfast

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Even if you can’t travel, you can breakfast!</i><p>As a total breakfast person, I have great respect for …

Ranking the 10 Most Thrilling Cup Races in NASCAR History

Every longtime NASCAR fan has that one race that stands out and gives them goosebumps. That one race that they bore witness to that they intend to tell their grandchildren about with a smile as they recall those moments when every fan watching the race wasn't sitting down at all.<p>My personal …

11 All-Natural, Instant Energy Boosters

Cook Healthier General Tso’s Chicken

Reinvent the takeout staple<p>Gooey, sticky, sugary—General Tso’s Chicken tempts you from the takeout menu. Admit it. It’s the Chinese food dish you always wish you could order, but would regret having done so.<p>You can still pay tribute to The General without derailing your diet. This recipe from the …

Recipe Of The Day: Corn Dogs

Corn dogs are big in the summer. We can find them foot long at just about every county fair. And while, sure, corn dogs are good when they're ridiculously oversized, they're even better when you make them at home -- with regular hot dogs. We know that the thought of making your own corn dogs from …

Hot Sauce Recipes: Homemade Always Tastes Better (PHOTOS)

It happens every single time we post a story about hot sauces -- you guys come out in droves to debate the merits of each one, passionately arguing for which hot sauce is best. Then a few weeks go by, and we forget all about how much you all really love hot sauce.<p>Our faulty collective memory is the …

All About Ceviche

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Chefs Susan Feniger and Mary Sue Milliken of Border Grill discuss the building blocks of ceviche.</i><p>When you think of summer food, you think of raw, …

Build The Best Whiskey Sour

Make the model version of this cool summer drink<p>Complicated tiki drinks have it all wrong. When summer's temperatures hit the searing range, you want a date-night cocktail that you don't have to spend half the night preparing. (Plus, those little umbrellas never provided much shade anyway.)<p>Our next …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Pig Candy

Posted by Josh<p>There are few pleasures in life quite like <b>pig candy</b>. This sugar coated treat hits so many culinary high marks it's insane—smokey, …

BBQ

Buffalo Grilled Corn Recipe

Grilled corn seasoned with buffalo-style hot sauce, blue cheese, and chives.<p><b>Read more: Corn Week: Buffalo Grilled Corn</b><p>Ingredients1/2 cup mayonnaise1/4 cup Frank's Red Hot hot sauce, plus more for drizzling1/2 cup finely crumbled blue cheese, plus more for serving3 tablespoons minced fresh chives8 …

The Most Obnoxious Starbucks Drink Orders

We appreciate Starbucks for keeping us all well caffeinated. Whether you love this coffee chain or happen to think they make the worst drip coffee imaginable, one thing's for sure: you can always find a Starbucks when you need a jolt of caffeine. So while its coffee quality may be questionable, …